Item is an amateur film documenting a large picnic. Film documents children and families engaging in activities such as races. [1931?]. Item # MI-54
|P.N.E. parade 1959 - Arthur Collier|
Item is am amateur film documenting the P.N.E. parade in 1959. Film documents marching military personnel, the RCMP marching band, and various floats from cities (Burnaby and Victoria) and other organizations. 1959. Item # MI-20
Keywords: Exhibitions--P N E; Parades
|P1 - Mike Collier - special effects - workprint - Michael Collier|
[197-]. Item contains various special effects for 'Water Colours,' 'Nail,' and the never completed 'Neon Madman' or 'Electric City' and perhaps effect for other films as well. Manipulation of light and colour. Reference code: AM1553-1-S3-: MI-580
Keywords: Traffic; Vehicles; Rivers; Men; Boats and boating; Birds; Lighting; Lighthouses; Parks; Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.)
|P2 - Home movies - Yaletown - 16 mm print - Mike on film locations - baby Jill - Jason - Michael Collier|
[198-]. Item contains home movie footage of Jason playing with baby sister Jill and scenes from making commercials, including Collier on a train and somewhere snowy. And Jason and Jill at Pitt Lake. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-581
Keywords: Snow; Trains; Film industry; Children; Toys; Families
|P3 - Mike Collier - MC [Mike Collier] at work and Jason Pitt lk [lake]- w/p [workprint] - film locations - Michael Collier|
. Item is a home movie. Includes footage of Michael Collier and others working on films, Collier and other fishing and Jason Collier. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-582
Keywords: Snow; Trains; Film industry; Children; Mountains; Lakes; Fishing
|P4 - 'Neon madman' - 1975 - unfinished experimental film - Michael Collier|
1975. Item is processed and manipulated footage for the never completed film "Neon Madman," also called "Electric City." Includes scenes of downtown Vancouver, Granville Street, vehicles, the BC Hydro building at Nelson and Burrard, neon signs, and shop windows. Reference code: AM1553-1-S3-: MI-583
Keywords: Lighting; Traffic; Buildings; Signs and signboards
|P5 - Atomic Blasts [Nevada] - early 1970 - Mike Collier - Michael Collier|
1970. Item is a home movie showing nuclear explosions at the Nevada test site. Filmed during the day and at night. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-578
|P6 gag reel and misc[ellaneous] home movies - Michael Collier|
[197-]. Item is a home movie with some behind-the-scenes shots taken on Collier's worksites. Includes some footage used in the industrial film, "Winter Survival." Includes footage of two people playing tennis, men goofing around, people gardening, two girls running, Collier combing his hair. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-584
Keywords: Gardens and gardening; Children; Men; Women; Hiking; Boats and boating; Coasts; Snow; Tennis; Domestic animals; Log cabins
|P7 - Mike Collier - fun and friends - workprint - Wire outs - Rockfest - N. Van. - Noel-Jasper - Up mt. 1972 - Michael Collier|
1972. Item is a home movie. Includes some outtakes and footage from Collier's independent student films: 'Wire' and 'Water Colours.' Also shows people hiking in the woods, crowds at the Strawberry Mountain Rock Festival, men making silly faces, a woman at the beach, a cat looking at a light bulb, a child swinging garbage cans hung from chains, people sitting in a river drinking and toking, marijuana plants...
Keywords: Camping; Crowds; Men; Women; Hiking; Tents; Bands; Music; Musicians; Musical instruments; Coasts; Cats; Forests; Rivers; Alcoholic beverages; Plants
Item is an amateur film documenting a Vancouver Golden Jubilee Parade. Film documents floats including the Electrical Contractors, Tyees Grouse Mountain, the Japanese-Canadian Citizens' League, Seaport Crown Fish Co., Ltd., Grace Hospital, Hodgson Lumber Company, Fraser River Sockeye, the Vancouver Rowing Club, and a float reading "Good citizenship and British ideals built Vancouver". 26 Aug. 1936...
Keywords: Floats (Parades); Jubilee celebrations
|Paris - Col. Victor and Isabell Louise Spencer|
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer family travelling to and within France by train and by boat. Film documents Colonel Victor and Gertrude Spencer, and children Isabell Louise, Diana, and Barbara. [1929?]. Item # MI-41
Keywords: Families; Railroads; Passengers; Boats and ships
|Peggy + baby + house + garden - Victor Vance Spencer|
Item is an amateur film documenting 2995 Roseberry Ave, West Vancouver, the home and garden of Victor Vance and Peggy Spencer. Film documents a baby, likely Victor Vance and Peggy Spencer's daughter Janice Elvin, born 10 March 1952. 1952. Item # MI-89
Keywords: Infants; Gardens--Household
|Picnic at 1255 [Comox]|
Item is an amateur film documenting people on horseback, including a girl who may be Trudean Spencer. The setting may be the home of R.V. Winch at 1255 Comox St., Vancouver. The film also documents people arriving at a train station. [1930?]. Item # MI-44
|Playground feature - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting John Lawson Park in West Vancouver. The film contains footage of the proposed playscape model for the playground as well as footage of the completed playground with children playing on it. The film also documents an interview between two unidentified men at the playground. [between 1968 and 1973]. Item # MI-110
Keywords: Children; Children's activities; Playgrounds; Parks; Architectural models
|Playground films - special events - Vancouver (B.C.) Board of Parks and Recreation|
Item is a documentary film documenting various recreational activities and special events taking place in park playgrounds in Vancouver. The film contains footage of special events such as the 1967 Sandbox Project, the Annual Kids Fishing Derby, and the Soap-box Derby. The recreational activities documented include baseball, children's fishing, Ukrainian dancing, outdoor ballet dancing, boxing, bicycle riding, basketball, volleyball, outdoor gymnastics, children's games, and musical performances...
Keywords: Boxing; Cycling; Ballet; Children's activities; Competitions; Dancing; Hiking; Playgrounds; Tug of war; Baseball; Fishing; Basketball; Volleyball; Gymnastics; Games; Music; Children; Ceremonies; Parades; Bagpipes; Dinners and dining; Trophies; Schools
|PNE Parade - Start of the RCMP Musical Ride - Eileen Brennan|
Item is an amateur film documenting the 1958 Vancouver Pacific National Exhibition Parade and British Columbia scenery. The film begins with footage of floats in the P.N.E parade. Identified floats and performers include the train from Montreal to Port Moody 1886, New Westminster, Comox Valley, Sannich, Vancouver Fire Department, Fraser Expedition, Canadian Order of Foresters, The Moonlighters, Horseshoe Bay, and the P.N.E Minstrel Band...
Keywords: Parade; Police on horses; Crowds; Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Bands; Buildings; Courthouses; Flags; Automobiles; Hotels; Hastings-Sunrise (Vancouver; B.C.)
|Polo Game for BC Challenge Trophy, June 20, 1928 - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting the Vancouver Polo team defeating Douglas Lake 13-4 for BC Challenge Trophy. The film contains footage primarily of the match being played, with Norman Drysdale scoring for the Vancouver Team. It also shows Mrs. E. W. Hamber and Mrs. Kydd presenting the trophy to the victorius team, composed of Norman Drysdale, Colonel R. S. Chaplin, Hon. J. W. Fordham and Eric Hamber...
Keywords: Polo; Athletic fields; Rewards (prizes; etc.); Children; Crowds; Horses; GovernmentÂ officials; Governors general
|Polo June/27 - Douglas Lake vs. Vancouver - Hamber, Eric Werge|
Item is an amateur film documenting a polo game between Douglas Lake and the Vancouver Polo Team. The film includes footage of crowds and poloists between periods of play, and a full shot of Colonel Chaplin on horse. 1927. Item # MI-135
Keywords: Crowds; Automobiles; Polo; Horses; Automobile parking lots; Athletic fields
|Postcard roll 6 - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
1985. Raw, silent footage some of which was used in the making of "Vancouver - The World in a City." Reference code: AM1553-8-S13-: MI-258
Keywords: Baseball; West End (Vancouver, B.C.); Sailboats; Traffic; Signs and signboards; Dancing; Bands; Kitsilano (Vancouver, B.C.); Chinatown (Vancouver, B.C.); Galleries and museums; Cityscapes; Fountains; Parks; Sports facilities; Crowds
|Protest - Hans Sipma|
Super 8 mm film documenting a street demonstration in Vancouver in July 1981 protesting the screening of the sexually explicit feature film Caligula in a conventional movie house (not a pornographic establishment). The film includes footage of a crowd of several dozen adults and children carrying placards and picketing the Towne Cinema (919 Granville Street) where Caligula was being shown, a spokesperson for the organization United Citizens for Integrity explaining their reasons for protest, and...
Keywords: Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Demonstrations; Theatres; Crowds; Streets; Vancouver
|Protest - Film shot by Hans Sipma.|
Item is a documentary film documenting a street demonstration in Vancouver in July 1981 protesting the screening of the sexually explicit feature film Caligula in a conventional movie house (not a pornographic establishment). The film includes footage of a crowd of several dozen adults and children carrying placards and picketing the Towne Cinema (919 Granville Street) where Caligula was being shown, a spokesperson for the organization United Citizens for Integrity explaining their reasons for p...
Keywords: Downtown (Vancouver; B.C.); Demonstrations; Theatres; Crowds; Streets
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|Province Reports: "Superfish," "Pizza," and "High Tech" - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
1982. Item consists of three, two minute, "Province Reports," with Fred Latrimouille, produced by Yaletown Productions for the government of British Columbia's "B.C. Enterprise" program. The first two reports have a clip of Bob McClelland, Minister of Labour. ... »The first, "Enterprise and new ideas," discusses new industry in the province, specially featuring Atlantic fish farming. The second, "Enterprise and export," talks about B.C...
|Provincial Reports - "That's The BC Spirit," 10 at 2 minutes each: 1) Megaprojects/Jobs; 2) People Places/Jobs; 3) Coalscene/Resource Mgmnt [management]; 4) Transportation/Ports; 5) Workshare/Jobs; 6) Burden/Restraint; 7) Economic Strategy; 8) Teamwork/Employment Initiatives; 9) Getting Around/Transportation; and 10) Future Jobs/Education - Yaletown Productions Inc.|
1982. Item is a sponsored production produced by Yaletown Productions Inc. Reference code: AM1553-8-S10-: MI-357
|PXR orig[inal] roll 1, M. Collier - Michael Collier|
[197-]. Item is a home movie. Footage includes shots of the Lion's Gate Bridge, a dog on a beach, ducks, a parking lot, a sailboat filmed from the shore, seagulls, a light fixture, and ocean waves. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-572
Keywords: Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.); Dogs; Coasts; Animals